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Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel Des Moines Downtown

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101 East Locust Street, Des Moines, IA 50309 (Formerly Embassy Suites Hotel Des Moines-On The River)
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Los Angeles, California
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I had the good fortune to spend 20 days this past month in one of the most comfortable hotels I have had the pleasure of staying in for business. The entire staff, from the superb breakfast crew to the front office brigade, made my stay nearly as comfortable as home.

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10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Hanging out with some Republican buddy's on business and crashed for a couple of nights. This Hotel is outstanding!!!! Great view overlooking the river and a Steak sandwich that I had to order 3 times...........oh the calories but soooooo good" You gotta know I will be back!

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Thank Bauxman
shammerman, General Manager at Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel Des Moines Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Bauxman - Thank you for the great comments. I am delighted that you truly enjoyed our Liberty's open face Ribeye sandwich! Sincerely, Skip Hammerman General Manager More 

Des Moines, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel felt like a luxury stay after trying the Holiday Inn (Mercy) for one night. Almost the same price but twice the benefits. The suites are a wonderful set up with everything i needed in the room.

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Thank Elizabeth H
shammerman, General Manager at Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel Des Moines Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Elizabeth H - Thank you for your business and for switching to Embassy Suites! SIncerely, Skip Hammerman General Manager More 

Atlantic, Iowa
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6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have stayed at this Embassy Suites many times. Great rooms, staff and facilities. Walking distance to great restaurants, civic center and capitol. Cook to order eggs and the buffet are included in your room as well as an evening reception with drinks and snacks. Great place to stay!

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Thank John K
shammerman, General Manager at Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel Des Moines Downtown, responded to this review

Dear John K - I greatly appreciate your business, John and we all look forward to serving you again in the future! Sincerely, Skip Hammerman General Manager More 

Omaha, NE, United States
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stay here all the time for business and I always have a great experience. The staff is friendly and helpful and wants to make sure you have a great stay. The fitness center is better than most you will see in hotels. You can't beat the breakfast with all the selection and fresh omelettes. The evening reception is great... More 

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shammerman, General Manager at Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel Des Moines Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Jason A - Thank you very much for your continued business and the great review you posted. I appreciate your business and it is our pleasure to be of service to you when our guest. Sincerely, Skip Hammerman General Manager More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We used this hotel as our block for our wedding. The staff was amazing and so accommodating! They surprised us with Champagne and strawberries in our room when we got back from the reception. Amazing breakfast and our guests enjoyed the bar in the evenings!

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shammerman, General Manager at Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel Des Moines Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Jroblol - Thank you very much for your great comments. I am glad our staff treated you to the Champagne and the Strawberries. Sincerely, Skip Hammerman General Manager More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The service was terrific and people very nice and genuine. The restaurant was not of great quality. The service was fine, but the food was very average. they have a great shuttle service that takes you around town.

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shammerman, General Manager at Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel Des Moines Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Gdwb98 - Thank you very much for your comments about our great staff and the shuttle service. I am sorry you did not enjoy your meal in Liberty's. Sincerely, Skip Hammerman General Manager More 

Honolulu, Hawaii
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice location overlooking the river and just a 10-15 minute walk away from the Wells Fargo Center. Close to historic district and outdoor skating rink. Excellent staff, nice rooms. Complimentary breakfast is always nice. Area shuttle was very helpful.

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shammerman, General Manager at Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel Des Moines Downtown, responded to this review

Dear slcaloha - Thank you very much for staying with us and giving us a great 5 STAR rating. Please come back soon! Sincerely, Skip Hammerman General Manager More 

thankfulmomof3
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33 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was not my first time staying here, I had stayed here a couple of times previoulsy with my children when we attended events in the downtown Des Moines area in the past. I keep coming back to this hotel not only because of it's proxmity to places such as Wells Fargo Arena, Prinicipal Park, or the Farmers Market (when... More 

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shammerman, General Manager at Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel Des Moines Downtown, responded to this review

Dear thankfulmomof3 - Thank you very much for your extensive review! I am very glad that you truly enjoyed your stay and everything that Des Moines has to offer! Thank you very much for your business - we all hope to see you back soon. Sincerely, Skip Hammerman General Manager More 

Cave Creek
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

When traveling to Des Moines, the Embassy Suites is the only place I will stay. Incredible facility, outstanding staff, and the best location in town. No other hotel in Des Moines compares to the first class experience you will have at the Embassy Suites.

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